Braithwaite, Joseph Bevan (ed)
Title The Memoirs of Joseph John Gurney, with selections from Journal and Correspondance. 2 Vols.
Book Condition Very Good- with no dust jacket
Publisher Norwich Fletcher and Alexander 1854
Seller ID 29376
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Both Vols: Patterned dk brown boards, in clear film. Some losses to each backstrip, but binding unaffected. Gilt titling, bright. Spine slightly faded. Fold-out facsimile of journal pages at front of each volume. Gurney was a scion of a prominent Norwich banking family, and ultimately became a Quaker minister, heavily involved in prison reform (his sister was Elizabeth Fry), and the anti-slavery movement. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 542 + 551 pages